Definition of Louis VII
1. Noun. King of France who led the unsuccessful Second Crusade and fought frequent wars with Henry II of England (1120-1180).
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Literary usage of Louis VII
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1. A History of France by Victor Duruy, John Franklin Jameson (1896)
"The eldest, Louis VII., called the Young, had contracted, before the death of his ... Unhappily Louis VII. did not retain it. The Second Crusade (1147). ..."
2. The History of Civilization: From the Fall of the Roman Empire to the French by Guizot (François), William Hazlitt (1875)
"Government of Suger under Louis VII.—State of royally «. the death of Louis VII. PERMIT me here to recal, in a few words, the plan we have followed, ..."
3. View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages by Henry Hallam (1880)
"... and tenth Centuries — Accession of Hugh Capet—His first Successors — Louis VII. - - Philip Augustus — Conquest of Normandy — \Var in ..."
4. The History of Modern Europe: with an Account of the Decline and Fall of the by William Russell (1837)
"History of France under Louis VII. till the Divorce of Queen Eleanor, ... Louis VII. (frequently called the Young), after he had enjoyed some years of peace ..."
5. The History of Modern Europe: With an Account of the Decline & Fall of the by William Russell, Charles Coote (1822)
"History of France under Louis VII. till the Divorce of Queen Eleanor, ... side of Louis VII. The saint spoke first; the At Dl 1101< king seconded him, ..."
6. View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages by Henry Hallam (1882)
"... Debonair — His Successors — Calamitous State of the Empire in the ninth and tenth Centuries — Accession of Hugh Capet—His first Successors — Louis VII. ..."
7. A History of France by George William Kitchin (1892)
"Louis VII, lthe Voung] and the Growth of Civic Liberties, AD 1137-1180. ... firm friend to and defender of the Church; Louis VII, the Young, was its slave. ..."
8. The Foundations of England; Or, Twelve Centuries of British History (B.C. 55 by James Henry Ramsay (1898)
"But a further Louis vii vast accession of territorial dominion was about to follow, and Eleanor Louis VII. and Eleanor of Aquitaine had been married for 0 ..."